Sep 22, 2010 5:30pm EDT
. >> reporter: the celebrity judges joined original and returning panel member randy jackson at the table. together they are takiig the competition toothe next level. the street crrd. >> i'm looking for tte nextt michael jackson. we'reelooking, like randy said, for the best "american idol" -ver.@ >> reporter: aal right.@ there was a couple of33 %-even though the judges' table wasn't so much of a surprise. the second thiig is a channe from "american idol" for the first tiie in ten yearss they are going to encourage singers to sing in their oon genre, so no more will you see a country singer trying to sinn r&b, or example. members of aerosmitt think of steven tylerrwalking this way and talking this wayy >> reporter: that's a good question. they asked jennifer lopez whht her husband mark anthony ttought abbut joining "american idol" and she was giddy aaout her steven tyler said something to tte effeet oo the band's idden @-thissis just another one fand ttose rides alluding to the band mmy not be so happp he'' leaving the tour to e on the show for thh next few months. >> very interesting.